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2015 News Archives

January 23, 2015
Felicia Greenfield, LCSW, associate director for clinical and research operations at the Penn Memory Center, and Anjan Chatterjee, MD, professor of neurology, were quoted in a PhillyVoice article about art therapy for Alzheimer's patients.
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January 23, 2015
Doug Smith, MD, professor of Neurosurgery and director of the Center for Brain Injury and Repair, and Robert Siman, PhD, research professor of Neurosurgery, spoke with WHYY Radio about a new blood test that could indicate long-term severity of concussions.
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January 22, 2015
Anjan Chatterjee, MD, professor of neurology and chief of neurology at Pennsylvania Hospital, was interviewed by the Cognitive Neuroscience Society about the neuroscience of aesthetics and art.
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January 15, 2015
Steven Arnold, MD, director of the Penn Memory Center, and Jason Karlawish, MD, professor of Medicine, Medical Ethics and Health Policy, were quoted in a Philadelphia Inquirer article about Alzeheimer's research volunteers.
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January 14, 2015
Frances Jensen, MD, chair of Neurology, was interviewed by CBC radio regarding her new book, The Teenage Brain.
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January 13, 2015
Aaron Beck, MD, emeritus professor of Psychiatry, was on the NPR podcast, Invisibilia. Beck discussed the tenets of cognitive behavior therapy, a revolutionary form of therapy he discovered, based on the idea that a person's thoughts or a certain subsets thereof shouldn't be taken so seriously.
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January 13, 2015
Tracy Bale, PhD, a professor of neuroscience in psychiatry, discussed the microbiome-brain connection in a LiveScience.com article.
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January 8, 2015
NPR’s All Things Considered reported on a study from Caryn Lerman, PhD, a professor of Psychiatry and deputy director of the Abramson Cancer Center, that found measuring neural activity in smokers’ brains helped predict who would successfully quit or fail more than 80 percent of the time.
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January 6, 2015
Felicia Greenfield, LCSW, associate director of the Penn Memory Center, was quoted in a Philadelphia Tribune article about the Penn Memory Center's efforts to combat Alzheimer’s disease in the African-American community.
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January 5, 2015
Martha Farah, PhD, director of the Center for Neuroscience & Society, spoke with the New York Times about facial analysis and its applications in sports.
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